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Chicago, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1963
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 2005
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 2005
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 2011
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2007
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000, 2017
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1974
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1975
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1981
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/